RestaurantsLondonCovent GardenWC2

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Summary

£36
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2
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2
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4
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

A “long-established cafeteria” in the beautiful, brick-vaulted crypt of St Martin-in-the-Fields that’s a useful venue for daytime and pre-theatre refuelling – “cheap and tasty and near the National Gallery”. In summer, they open a ‘Café in the Courtyard’, too.

Summary

£34
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2
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2
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4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Tucked away in the crypt beneath St Martin-in-the-Fields, this “handy” self-service cafeteria occupies a “fantastic space which always feels welcoming” and its no-frills soups, salads and hot plates are just the job for a “quick bite and coffee/glass of wine” when you visit the National Gallery across the road.

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£31
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2
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4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

For a “relaxed” bite in the West End, remember the charming “self-service” crypt of St Martin-in-the-Fields. It’s basic scoff (soups, salads, daily hot dishes), but quick, well-priced, of decent quality and the setting is very characterful.

Summary

£32
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Lovely, airy underground café” in the large, rambling and atmospheric crypt of St Martin-in-the-Fields that’s “very useful for a quick lunch” by Trafalgar Square. There’s always “something for everyone”, including “good and varied soups” – and “it’s for a good cause”.

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Duncannon St, London, WC2N 4JJ

Restaurant details

Highchair,Portions
No dress code
225

Café in the Crypt, St Martin in the Fields Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Café in the Crypt, St Martin in the Fields Restaurant in WC2, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Café in the Crypt, St Martin in the Fields restaurant.
Clay H
We only had coffee, but the food looked ver...
Reviewed 3 months, 8 days ago

"We only had coffee, but the food looked very good. Friendly staff."

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Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Pudding
£5.95 £6.95 £0.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £23.75
Filter Coffee £2.55
Extras  
Service 12.50%
Duncannon St, London, WC2N 4JJ
Opening hours
Monday11 am‑5 pm
Tuesday11 am‑7:30 pm
Wednesday11 am‑5 pm
ThursdayCLOSED
Friday10 am‑5 pm
Saturday10 am‑5 pm
Sunday11 am‑5 pm

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